Academic Programs

The school offers subjects from :

  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE and GCE ).
  • American System ( SAT II).

These streams can be equated to the Tawjihi.


International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
  • IGCSE ( 9 -10  Grades )

Preparation for the ordinary level examinations (O-levels) of the GCE and IGCSE takes two years beginning with 9th grade. The curriculum provides a broad and balanced range of subjects: Classical Arabic, English as second Language, Mathematics, Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, World History,English literature and History can be offered in 10th grade.

  • GCE ( International  A-levels ) (11-12 Grades)

Preparation for the advanced level examinations (A-levels) takes two further years of intensive study. Courses offered at the advanced level are modern Arabic, Biology, Mathematics, Chemistry ,Physics, IT ,And Business studies.


American System ( SAT II)


  • SAT II

The SAT II program is designed mainly for students who want to enter American universities worldwide and for students who want Jordanian Tawjihi equivalence in order to enter Jordanian colleges and universities.

The subjects offered are English literature, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, World history, American History, Spanish,Jordan History ,and Islamic religion A-Level Arabic was included as one of the options in the 2007/08 academic year.

Seven exams must be passed in order to equate with the Tawjihi diploma. Passing scores (450 or higher) in science subjects and mathematics are required for scientific stream equivalence while passing scores in language and social science subjects are needed for literary stream equivalence.



 The A.H.S.S. has proven to be a school community that nurtures academic excellence and  character development for all students .